Local college student modifies innovative biology technique

...developed at Stanford University to make it more cost-effective for researchers at smaller laboratories.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that Stanford researchers in 2014 pioneered "CLARITY," a lab technique that can turn normally opaque...
State calls for appeals against Vallenar Bay timber sale

...sell timber from the Vallenar Bay unit of the Southeast State Forest on Gravina Island are due by May 27.The Ketchikan Daily News reported that the state decided May 4 that the sale was in the best interest of Alaska. The amount of available timber...
Wolf hunting season near Denali ends 2 weeks early

...Sam Cotten closed the season at midnight Thursday in an area to the north and east of the park, reported the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.The closure comes as the park's wolf population wanes. A recent report from the National Park Service showed...
Hospital accreditation at risk over sterilization

...which surgical implements like screws or plates may have come in contact with an unsterilized surface, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports.Chief Nursing Officer Gena Edmiston says infection procedures are the most important measure in hospital...
O'Malley named Atwood chair of Journalism

...America, the Oregonian and Before becoming a freelancer, O'Malley was known for her work at the Anchorage Daily News.The Atwood Chair was established by Anchorage Times publisher Robert Atwood in 1979 to help educate the state's next...
Wood bison healthy in wild after March reintroduction

...rotting ice, biologists said the herd is healthy and the deaths fall within the expected range, reports the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.Biologists are trying to reintroduce the 2,000 pound wood bison -- North America's largest land animal...
US Senator wants to change federal 'rural' label process

...a Republican, would reinstate the list of rural Alaska communities as it stood prior to 2007, reports the Ketchikan Daily News.In that year, the Federal Subsistence Board's rural determination criteria put Saxman within Ketchikan's nonrural...
Vandals attack selfie-taking prince Ottoman statue

...have been mugging for their own selfies with the eccentric prince."It is certainly very beautiful," the Hurriyet Daily News newspaper quoted Dilek Tuna, a visitor from the central Turkish province of Corum, as saying. "It's different...
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Company: Giant rig to be towed to Seattle

...Port of Seattle to obtain all required city permits for Terminal 5," Murray spokesman Jason Kelly told the Peninsula Daily News in response to Shell's latest announcement."None of the parties involved, including Foss and the Port of Seattle...
Alaska Editorial: A virtuous cycle

The following editorial first appeared in the Ketchikan Daily News: Statistics suggest that running a small business isn't easy.Jennifer Clark, a regional advocate with the U.S. Small Business...


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